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Dana Wille

Professional Rider and Trainer - Hunter, Jumper and Equitation A/AA/FEI Level

Safe Sport Certified

Dana has been riding since the age of 4.  She has spent her career training with the top professionals in the sport: David Beisel, Don Stewart, Aaron Vale, Michael Morrisey and Polly Howard, to name a few.  She has earned more then 40-year end titles as a rider in equitation, hunters and jumpers.  Consistently at the top of the rankings nationally, qualifying and placing year after year at Harrisburg, Devon, Capital Challenge, Washington International Horse Show and Kentucky National.  Her first ten years of her career she successfully competed in the pony and junior hunters.  She climbed to the top ranks in the country as an equitation rider competing and winning in the THIS, Pessoa USEF hunt seat, Maclay and WIHS big equitation medals at AA shows, qualifying for the equitation finals.  She spent the final years of her junior career focused on riding at the Grand Prix level and competing in the High Junior Jumpers, qualifying for Prix Des States, Young Riders, CP and Kentucky Nationals, Ariat Challenge Cup, and the $250,000 Black Barn Jr/AO Competition in Saugerties NY.  She is looking for an opportunity to share what she has learned to pass on her love for the sport. She enjoys working with children and adults alike. Join her at a show, trailer in for a lesson or have her to your farm for a lesson or clinic.  You don't have to be in our program full time to spend time with us and learn something new, or just have fun.​

 

USEF National Finals:

2017 Prix des States USEF High Junior Jumper National Final -- Team Silver Medalist

2017 National FEI Junior Jumper/Young Riders Championship – Team 4th Overall

2016 Prix des States USEF High Junior Jumper National Final -- Team Bronze Medalist

2015 Low Junior Jumper USEF National Championship Final – 4th Overall

2014 Children’s Jumper USEF National Championship Final – 8th Overall

2014 Children’s Jumper USEF Regional Championship Final – Team Gold Medalist

2014 Children’s Jumper USEF Regional Championship Final – 6th Individual

2011 USEF Medium Pony Hunter U/S USEF National Championship – 9th Overall

 

USEF Prestigious Invitational Shows:

2010 Qualified and Competed at Pony Finals

2011 Qualified and Competed at Pony Finals

2011 Qualified and Competed Devon Horse Show – Pony Hunters.

2011 Qualified and Competed at Pennsylvania National Horse Show (Top 30 in the Country)– Pony Hunters

2012 Qualified for the Hunterdon Cup – Hunters

2014 Qualified and Competed at Capital Challenge Equitation Weekend

2014 Qualified and Competed at Pennsylvania National Horse Show (Top 25 Riders in the Country) – Children’s Jumpers

2014 Qualified and Competed at Washington International Show (Top 30 Riders in the Country) – Children’s Jumpers

2015 Qualified and Competed at Capital Challenge Horse Show (Top 30 Jr/AO Riders in the Country)– Junior Jumpers

2015 Qualified and Competed at Washington International Horse Show (Top 30 Riders in North America) – Equitation

2015 Qualified and Competed at Pennsylvania National Horse Show (Top 25 Riders in the Country) – Junior Jumpers

2016 Qualified and Competed at Washington International Horse Show (Top 30 Riders in North America) – Jumpers

2016 Qualified for Kentucky National Maclay Regionals

2016 Competed at Kentucky National Horse Show, Champion Low Junior Jumpers

2016 Qualified and Competed for the Split Rock Jumping Tour-USA

2016 Qualified and Competed at CP Kentucky National (Top 15 Junior Riders in the Country) – Junior Jumpers

2017 Qualified and Competed at CP Kentucky National (Top 15 Junior Riders in the Country) – Junior Jumpers

2017 Qualified and Competed at Washington International Horse Show (Top 30 Riders in the Country) – Junior Jumpers

 

Equitation Finals:

2010 Qualified and Competed at USEF Pony Medal Finals

2010 Pony Medal Final, 4th –HJAM Medal Finals

2011 Qualified and Competed USEF Pony Medal Finals

2014 Qualified and competed at Maclay Regionals

2014 Reserve Champion Limit Junior Medal Final- HJAM

2015 Champion Open Junior Medal Final - HJAM

2015 Qualified and competed at Maclay Regionals

2015 USEF Pessoa Medal Equitation Final - 14th Overall

2015 THIS Medal Equitation Final - 7th Overall (Top 40 Riders in the Country)

2015 Washington International Equitation Classic Final (WIHS) (Top 40 Riders in the Country)

2016 Qualified for Maclay Regionals

 

Year-End State Championships: 

Jumpers

2017 High Junior Jumper Year End Champions – HJAM

2017 Junior Jumper Year End Champions – OPHA

2016 High Junior Jumper Year End Champions – HJAM

2016 Open Jumper Year End Champions - HJAM

2015 Junior A/O Jumper Year End Champions - MHSA

2015 Low Junior Jumper Year End Champions - HJAM

2015 Junior Jumper Year End Champions – OPHA

2015 Open Jumper Year End Reserve Champions - OPHA

2014 Children’s Jumper Year End Championship – MHSA

2014 Children’s Jumper Year End Reserve Champion - HJAM

2012 Low Children’s Jumper Year End Champions - MHSA

2012 Low Children’s Jumper Year End Reserve Champions – HJAM

 

Year-End State Championships: 

Equitation

2015 Overall Equitation Year End Champions – HJAM

2015 Open Junior Medal Year End Champions – HJAM

2015 15-17yo Equitation over Fences Year End Champions – HJAM

2015 15-17yo Equitation on Flat Year End Champions – HJAM

2015 15-17yo Equitation over Fences Year End Champions – MHSA

2015 15-17yo Equitation on Flat Year End Champions – MHSA

2014 14-Under Equitation on Flat Year End Champions – MHSA

2014 14-Under Equitation over Fences Year End Reserve Champions - MHSA

2014 14-Under Equitation on Flat Year End Reserve Champions – HJAM

2014 Limit Medal Year End Champions – HJAM

2012 14-Under Equitation over Fences Year End Reserve Champions - MHSA

2011 Pony Medal Overall Year End Champions – OPHA

2010 Pony Equitation over Fences Year End Champions – HJAM

2010 Pony Equitation on Flat Year End Champions - HJAM

2010 Pony Medal Overall Year End Reserve Champions – HJAM

2009 Short Stirrup Equitation over Fences Year End Reserve Champions – HJAM

2009 Short Stirrup Equitation on Flat Year End Reserve Champions – HJAM

 

Year-End State Championships: 

Hunters

2019 High Performance Hunter Year End Reserve Champions - HJAM

2011 Pony Hunter Overall Year End Champions – OPHA

2010 Green Pony Hunter – Year End Champion - HJAM

2010 Medium Pony Hunter Year End Champions - HJAM

2009 Children’s Pony Hunter Year End Reserve Champions – HJAM

2009 Short Stirrup Hunter Year End Reserve Champions – HJAM

Horsemanship Awards:

2016 Split Rock Jumping Tour Horsemanship Award

2015 Blythe Davis Horsemanship Trophy - MHSA

2015 Grant High Point Equitation Horsemanship Trophy – MHSA

2014 PNHS-Harrisburg Best Child Rider Finalist - Nomination

 

USEF Horse of the Year/Zone Awards:

2017 USEF Zone 5 High Junior Jumper Year End Champions - USEF

2016 USEF Zone 5 High Junior Jumper Year End Reserve Champions - USEF

2015 USEF Zone 5 Low Junior Jumper Year End Reserve Champions - USEF

2011 USEF Zone 5 Medium Pony Hunter Year End Champions – USEF

2010 USEF Zone 5 Medium Pony Hunter Year End Reserve Champions - USEF